BeggarsCanBeChoosers: Where were the 'Tea Party' protesters during the Bush years? Intrepid Liberal Journal: The Democracy Index: An interview with Y
April 13, 2009

BeggarsCanBeChoosers: Where were the 'Tea Party' protesters during the Bush years?

Intrepid Liberal Journal: The Democracy Index: An interview with Yale Law School professor Heather Gerken, who on January 1. 2007, published a widely read article in the LegalTimes entitled, “How Does Your State Rank on The Democracy Index.” Gerken argued that just as the Environmental Performance Index (“EPI”) shamed countries such as Belgium to upgrade their environmental practices, a “Democracy Index” would embarrass state and localities into reforming their electoral administration through competition.

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